How Long does an Orange Tree take to produce fruits?

Young orange trees are a practical addition to your yard since they provide both shade and a food source as they mature. However, you must have patience with a new sapling since it only provides ornamental value for several years before any fruit appears. The tree needs time to establish itself and grow larger so that adequate energy reserves are available for cultivating juicy Oranges. Young Trees Healthy orange trees produce fruit in their third year. At this point, a well-established root system is in place and the tree has…

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Growing Lemons in Your Backyard

Favoured by gardeners and cooks, lemons do not  only seem  attractive, but they bear fruit most year round. If there’s one tree that ought to be included in each garden it’s a lemon tree. Not only attractive with shiny leaves and white flowers, lemons bear fruit most year round. And as it’s a tiny low to medium-sized tree, it’s ideal for little gardens. CONDITIONS While they grow best in warm, temperate and sub-tropical areas, you’ll grow them in cold midland areas if you plant them in an exceedingly protected spot.…

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Lemon farming and seedlings

Did you know that lemons produce throughout the year? You should also know that each plant can produce more than 1000 fruits yearly and the current market price is sh 10 per fruit.The demand for lemons in Kenya is unsatisfiable due to their many benefits to the body especially on women.For every 10 people 8 people have a lemon in their diet daily.It is also easy to grow as it is free from attacks by pests and diseases.They mature after 2 -3 years.They are also resistance to any harsh climatic…

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